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About Leslie Armstrong

Leslie Armstrong began as Editor on the NCC's site when the website began in 2008. She reports, reviews, and interviews country music artists from Nashville, TN.

Tracy Lawrence Donates Book ‘Good Ole Days’ To Country Music Hall Of Fame And Museum

When Country icon Tracy Lawrence was planning his album GOOD OLE DAYS, which pairs some of his biggest hits with some of today's biggest new stars, he knew that he also had to capture his vision in the form of a book. With the help of Brittany Hodak, Cofounder of ZinePak, the pair was able [...]

Trace Adkins’ ‘Jammin To Beat The Blues’ To Benefit Mental Health America Of Middle Tennessee Adds Jason Crabb To Lineup

Country icon Trace Adkins has more than one mission when it comes to his music, and giving back to those who need it most is the first.  The singer/songwriter was a spokesperson for both the Wounded Warrior Project and the American Red Cross and has participated in 12 USO Tours for our service men and [...]

Mitchell Tenpenny Releases Self-Titled EP and Debut Single ‘Drunk Me’

Mitchell Tenpenny has released his self-titled EP and debut single, “Drunk Me,” on Riser House/Columbia Nashville. The EP includes both new and previously released music (track listing below) showcasing the singer/songwriter's gritty and soulful music. Get the self-titled EP and 1st single HERE. Mitchell Tenpenny EP Track Listing 1. “Truck I Drove in High School” Mitchell Tenpenny/Jordan [...]

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CMA Foundation Teams Up With Danielle Bradbery And Hit Songwriters For Kansas Student Surprise

Nicolle Gallyon, Danielle Bradbery and Emily Weisband backstage before the CMA Songwriters Series presented by U.S. Bank in Wichita, Kansas, on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. This week, the CMA Foundation teamed up with award-winning songwriters Nicolle Galyon and Emily Weisband and Country artist Danielle Bradbery to visit schools and surprise students and teachers [...]

Jake Owen announced his ‘Life’s Whatcha Make It Tour 2018’

Big Loud recording artist Jake Owen just announced his “Life’s Whatcha Make It Tour 2018,” with most shows taking place at baseball stadiums across the country. Check it out HERE. Tickets will go on sale starting Friday, March 2nd at 10:00 a.m. local time. “I really do believe that life’s whatcha make it,” says Owen. “If you wake [...]

The CMT’s Hot 20 Countdown to feature the Next Women of Country Tour

Tune in to CMT this weekend for CMT’s Hot 20 Countdown show featuring ACM and CMA Award-winning country music star Sara Evans as she headlines the 4th annual CMT Next Women of Country Tour.  The episode, filmed on Valentine’s Day and the opening weekend of the tour in Concord, NH, airs Saturday (2/24) and Sunday (2/25) mornings at 9/8 ct.  The fun-filled show will [...]

The Swon Brothers debut new song ‘What Ever Happened’

When Zach and Colton, The Swon Brothers, sat down one night in their home studio last fall, they never planned to write a song.  They were just having a conversation but what happened became much more.  The brothers wrote their new single, “What Ever Happened,” in about an hour.    It was a culmination of their discussion about [...]

Academy of Country Music partners with the Yountville Live series in Napa Valley

The fourth annual Yountville Live, the ultimate, luxury getaway event, featuring exquisite cuisines from world-class restaurants and Award-winning rock star chefs, exclusive intimate performances from some of today’s hottest recording artists and a unique variety of some of Napa Valley’s most celebrated wineries and finest beers and spirits available, is set to take place in Yountville, [...]

The Opry Country Classics to return to the Ryman Auditorium

The timeless songs that transformed Nashville into Music City are set to return to the stage of the historic Ryman Auditorium for the annual spring run of the popular series Opry Country Classics Thursdays at 7:00 pm, March 1 – May 31. Grammy®-winner Larry Gatlin returns as host. The March 1 Opry Country Classics kickoff show is set to feature a spotlight on “The [...]

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George Strait to play two final shows in Las Vegas

The King of Country George Strait will play two final shows in 2018 on December 7-8 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas with special guests Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen. Tickets go on sale in one month on Friday, April 6 at 10 a.m. PT at www.StraitToVegas.com. The trio of Texans shared the stage earlier this month for the first shows of 2018 after [...]

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